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First Violin Maxine Kwok: Instagram Live interviews, and camping in LSO St Luke's...

 I write this on a momentous day for me. Today sees the final day of my #shoesasorchestralworks series on social media, day 90 in fact. (A good place to stop methinks, before anyone suggests lifetime membership to Shoes Anonymous).

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Panufnik Legacies III: Patrick Giguère

Following the recent release of the third album in the Panufnik Legacies series, which features brand new music from alumni of the LSO Panufnik Composers Scheme, we asked the composers themselves to tell us a little more about their experience writing for and recording with the Orchestra.


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Happy 116th Birthday LSO: How it all began

‘Gentlemen, from now on there will be no deputies. Good morning’. This was the controversial statement that triggered the formation of the LSO. And to celebrate 116 years since the Orchestra's inaugural concert, Archivist Libby Rice took a look back at how it all began! 


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Panufnik Legacies III: Ayanna Witter-Johnson

Following the recent release of the third album in the Panufnik Legacies series, which features brand new music from alumni of the LSO Panufnik Composers Scheme, we asked the composers themselves to tell us a little more about their experience writing for and recording with the Orchestra.


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BMW Classics 2018: A year for dance

In 2018, we welcomed a new face to BMW Classics. We're talking, of course, about our new Music Director Sir Simon Rattle. And 2018 brought with it another change for our LSO On Track and Guildhall School musicians: they wouldn't just be playing an arrangement of a popular piece of classical music, they'd be playing the world premiere of a brand new piece, written especially with them in mind.


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